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Number of Positions Available 1
University Title Lecturer
Working Title English Lecturer
Department Lima Campus
Department Location Lima
Requisition Number 434314
Summary of Duties

The Ohio State University at Lima is one of five campuses of The Ohio State University. Current enrollment on the Lima campus is approximately 1,000 students and there are approximately 65 full- and part-time faculty in all academic departments. Average class size at the Lima campus is 18 students, and includes a mix of traditional and nontraditional students. Ohio State Lima offers the first two years of the Ohio State general education curriculum and eleven programs leading to baccalaureate degrees in nine disciplines.

The Ohio State University at Lima’s highest priorities emphasize service to students and creating a community of inclusiveness and excellence. The Ohio State University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other bases under the law.

The Lima campus of the Ohio State University seeks a qualified individual with a strong commitment to the teaching mission of the Ohio State University to join the English department as a lecturer to start in autumn 2018. This part-time (87.5% FTE) position is expected to involve teaching 21 credit hours, typically split into seven three-credit courses (or the equivalent) each academic year (Autumn and Spring semesters). Courses include English composition and introductory literature.

Responsibilities include:

• preparing course syllabi aligned with the established curriculum and learning objectives
• preparing and delivering in-person lectures for the assigned courses
• setting and running standard office hours for students
• preparing and grading assignments aligned with course objectives
• answering student emails
• participating in department meetings
• other related duties as assigned

This position has the possibility of annual renewal based on positive performance reviews and departmental needs.

Additional Information for Applicants:

Review of applications will begin on February 5, 2018, and will continue until the position is filled. To apply, please send a cover letter, a current curriculum vita, a 2-page teaching philosophy statement, evidence of success in teaching college-level English courses, and three letters of recommendation to:

Melissa Coldiron, Human Resources Manager
The Ohio State University
4240 Campus Drive
Public Service Bldg. 142
Lima, OH 45804

Questions concerning the application process and receipt of applications should be addressed to Melissa Coldiron (coldiron.25@osu.edu).

Questions concerning the job expectations can be addressed to Dr. Fabio Leite, Associate Dean (leite.11@osu.edu).

In some years, there may be an opportunity to teach an additional course for additional compensation, making it a full-time appointment through the academic year. The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. EEO/AA employer. For additional information about the Lima campus, please visit www.lima.osu.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in English; experience teaching introductory literature courses and English composition; the ability to work effectively with diverse populations.

Desired Qualifications

Doctoral degree in English; experience teaching and mentoring underrepresented minorities and women.

Pre Employment Screening

Requires the successful completion of a background check.

Target Salary $29,000.00 - $32,000.00 Annually
Job Category Instructional/Faculty
Job Appointment

87.5

Full/Part Time Part-time
Temporary/Term/Regular Term
Posting Start Date 01/06/2018
Posting End Date 02/04/2018
Dept Contact Name Coldiron,Melissa A.
Dept Contact Phone 419/995-8436
Faculty Application Instructions

Individuals interested in instructional and faculty positions must submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter directly to the academic unit. Check Additional Information for instructions.

Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/83247

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